Super 'mutant' rats invading the south

New 'super' mutant rats have infested the south, according to new rat research at the University of Reading.

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Super 'mutant' rats invading the south

The so-called Norway rat is infesting areas across the south Credit: ITV Meridian

New research has revealed that super mutant rats are infesting the south. According to scientists at the University of Reading, the rodents which are resisting legal poisons are now invading parts of Dorset, the Thames Valley and Kent.

The so-called 'Norway rat' is the culprit.

The so-called Norway rat is infesting areas across the south Credit: ITV Meridian
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